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The conchologist's companion (1834)



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Author: Roberts, Mary, 1788-1864; Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927, former owner. DSI
Subject: Mollusks; Marine animals; Pearls
Publisher: London : Whittaker and Co.
Language: English
Call number: 39088013485396
Digitizing sponsor: Smithsonian
Book contributor: Smithsonian Institution Libraries
Collection: biodiversity; americana
Notes: Cullman Library (rare book)

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Originally published 1824

Frontispiece hand-colored

Title vignette

"List of authorities": p. [ix]

Errata: p. [viii], 1st paging group

Publisher's advertisement: last leaf

Colophon: London: Printed by Manning and Smithson

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SCNHRB has two copies

SCNHRB c. 1 (39088013485354) has inscribed in ink on original front free endpaper: Wm. H. Dall. Blind-stamped on t.p.: Dall Collection, U.S. National Museum Division of Mollusks

SCNHRB c. 1 bound in recent green paste-paper, title in gilt within green leather spine label

SCNHRB c. 2 (39088013485396) in original plain dark green publisher's cloth binding, title in gilt on spine


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